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Nkima Stephenson

2017
Second Place

Data Analysis of the Epigenetics of Drugs and Alcohol

Nkima Stephenson

Nkima Stephenson

About the Project: 

Nkima compared two data sets containing genes directly related to alcohol exposure to sets containing genes modified by environmental influences and related to alcohol exposure. She identified genetic and environmental factors that could signify a predisposition to addiction.